The Complete Cosmicomics NPR coverage of The Complete Cosmicomics by Italo Calvino. Translated by Martin McLaughlin, Tim Parks, and William Weaver. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
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The Complete Cosmicomics

by Italo Calvino

Hardcover, 401 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $24 |

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Together for the first time, a new translation of the revered, contemporary Italian author's short stories describing the beginning of the universe and other natural phenomena builds creative tales around well-known scientific facts.